Bekir Karayel

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Bekir Karayel
Bekir Karayel (Turkey) - London 2012 Mens Marathon.jpg
Personal information
Nationality  Turkey
Born (1982-05-10) May 10, 1982 (age 35)
Sungurlu, Çorum Province, Turkey
Height 172 cm (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
Sport Long-distance
Club İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K.
Coached by Satılmış Atmaca
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)

Bekir Karayel (born May 10, 1982 in Sungurlu, Çorum Province, Turkey) is a Turkish middle and long-distance runner, who later specialized in marathon.[1] The 172 cm (5 ft 8 in) tall athlete at 62 kg (137 lb) is a member of İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi S.K., where he is coached by Satılmış Atmaca.[2] He studied at Gazi University.[3]

In 2011, he won the first edition of Darıca Half Marathon in a time 1:05:08.[4]

He qualified for participation in marathon event at the 2012 Summer Olympics and finished in 76th.[2][5]

Personal best[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Bekir Karayel". All Athletics. Retrieved 2012-05-25. 
  2. ^ a b "Sporcular/Atletizm-Bekir Karayel" (in Turkish). Gençlik ve Spor Bakanlığı-Türk Sporcular 2012 Londra Olimpiyatlarında. Retrieved 2012-05-25. 
  3. ^ "Atletizm Kafilesi Listesi" (PDF) (in Turkish). Universiade 2005 Izmir. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  4. ^ "Darıca Yarı Maratonu Sonuclari / Overall Ranking" (PDF). Depar Timing. Retrieved 2013-11-24. 
  5. ^ http://www.olympic.org/olympic-results/london-2012/athletics/marathon-m

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